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The Gospel of Germs

Men, Women, and the Microbe in American Life

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$32.00 • £25.95 • €29.00

ISBN 9780674357082

Publication Date: 09/01/1999

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368 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

18 halftones

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Nancy Tomes is Professor of History, State University of New York at Stony Brook, and author of The Art of Asylum-Keeping: Thomas Story Kirkbride and the Origins of American Psychiatry.

Awards & Accolades

  • 2002 William H. Welch Medal, American Association for the History of Medicine
  • 2001 Watson Davis and Helen Miles Davis Prize, History of Science Society
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